Learn Swift: Introduction
Why Learn Swift: Variables?
Ready to start your journey into the Swift programming language? Learn how Swift is used as a general-purpose programming language and gain insight into how it is used in iOS development. You’ll build a strong programming foundation with Swift and then develop an understanding of more complex concepts.
By the end of this course, you will be able to:
- Create simple Swift programs with print statements and comments.
- Set up Swift on your own computer.
- Read and write basic Swift syntax.
- Declare variables and recognize various data types.
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Kick off your Swift journey by learning the basics!
DetailsEarn a certificate of completion
6 hours to complete in total
Write and run your very first Swift program!
1 lesson, 1 quiz, 3 projects, 1 informational